West Seattle scene: Wind-fueled waves


4:32 PM: Thanks to David Hutchinson for the photo – north wind and a 12-foot tide slapped the Alki promenade with big waves this afternoon. Can’t guarantee the north wind will return, but even-higher “king tides” are expected, peaking Saturday (6:49 am) and Sunday (7:27 am) mornings at 12.9 feet.

4:45 PM: Another photo arrived shortly after we published this – from Theresa, also near Alki Statue of Liberty Plaza:


ADDED 8:10 PM: More photos! This one’s from Robert Spears:


And from Aaron Whitmore:


4 Replies to "West Seattle scene: Wind-fueled waves"

  • CS January 10, 2017 (7:51 pm)

    Beautiful pictures!

    • WSB January 10, 2017 (8:01 pm)

      We’re adding a few more too! Thanks to everyone who’s sent some.

  • AIDM January 11, 2017 (7:26 am)

    Lady Liberty’s last hurrah before the Trump inauguration? 

  • Mark January 11, 2017 (10:35 pm)

    No volleyball players?

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